Catania, beats and threatens parents to get money for drugs: arrested after yet another assault

On Saturday afternoon, the Volanti staff arrested a prisoner from Catania, born in 1980, responsible for family mistreatment, damage and extortion.

The agents, following a report, went to a house in Librino, where a young man was trying to break down the front door of the house. After having blocked and controlled it, the policemen have ascertained that the man, for years, had been harassing the two elderly parents, engaging in physical and psychological violence against them in order to extort money from them and then buy drugs. The parents also reported that due to their son’s constant requests for money, they had had to sell cell phones and many household appliances and that, exasperated by this situation, they filed a complaint shortly before. Upon returning home and faced with the refusal of the umpteenth request for money, the son went into a rage threatening to kill them and destroyed the furnishings with kicks and punches. Therefore, the two victims were accompanied to the Police Headquarters for the complaint, yet another against their son, adding that they have always tried to hide the injuries caused by the attacks for fear of aggravating his situation and in the hope of being able to help him get out of the tunnel. drug addiction.

The story of the spouses was also reflected in the statements of the other son, who confirmed the brother’s violent and prevaricating attitude towards his parents.

The man was then arrested and on the orders of the prosecutor on duty accompanied to prison awaiting the validation hearing before the magistrate.

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